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23/02/2022

Queen Elizabeth II

One of the most important women of the 20th and 21st centuries

These nine Youtube-Videos describe the life of one of the most famous women of our time:
Part 1: Duty and Destiny
Part 2: The Diana Years
Part 3: Childhood
Part 4: A Lifelong Romance
Part 5: Politics of Change
Part 6: Head of the Commonwealth
Part 7: Queen and Country
Part 8: A Golden Celebration
Part 9: A Family Album
Part 10: The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II (02.06.1953)
Part 11: The Coronation of King George VI and his wife

and

The Queen: Duty before Family

Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh remembered

Philip: Prince, Husband, Father

The new scandal rocking the Royal Family in 2021

The Wedding of Elizabeth's parents in 1923 (Her father had to ask her mother 17 times whether she would marry him, before she said "YES!")

Prince Charles' Chaotic First Love: Camilla

Inside the court case that ended in the humiliation of Prince Andrew

Reading suggestion: The Little Princesses - The story of the Queen's childhood by her nanny Marion Crawford. Introduced by Jennie Bond, BBC Royal Correspondent, e-book 2011. (If you want to know more about Elizabeth (II.) and her sister Margaret when they were children, I can recommend this book. It is very worth reading!).

Nun auch als Buch
Buch Cover: Die Frauen des Hauses Tudor

Die Frauen des Hauses Tudor – Das Schicksal der weiblichen Mitglieder einer englischen Königsdynastie

als Buch bei amazon.de: 552 Seiten, mit Stammtafeln und 292 sw Bildern, Independently published, 1. Auflage, ISBN 978-1-9768-8527-3, € 31,84 (großes Buchformat: 21 x 27 cm)

als E-Book bei amazon.de erhältlich, ca. 1.000 Seiten mit Stammtafeln und 292 Bildern, € 29,89